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Grace Episcopal Church
7 Phelps Street
Lyons, New York 11489

OHS Database ID 8298.

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Status and Condition

The organ is in an unaltered state from its installation as described on this page.
The organ is in good condition and in regular use.
We received the most recent update on this organ's state and condition May 29, 2017.


Technical Details

Slider chests. Mechanical key action. Mechanical stop action.

Two manuals. 16 stops. 17 ranks. Manual compass is 54 notes. Pedal compass is 27 notes.

The organ is in a case at the front of the room. Traditional style console with a keyboard cover that can be lifted to form a music rack. There is an attached keydesk en fenêtre.

Drawknobs in vertical rows on flat jambs. Balanced swell shoes/pedals. No combination action. Flat straight pedalboard.

Notes

  • The original builder was Henry Erben (1845). (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Status Note: There 1981. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Partially rebuilt 1962 by Andover. Further rebuilding done in 1978 after water damage. C. E. Morey mechanisms and additions are to be improved. (OHS PC Database. October 30, 2004)
  • Updated by James R. Stettner, listing this web site as a source of information: http://database.organsociety.org/OrganDetails.php?OrganID=8298.
    The 1966 Andover work was done as their number R-91. (Steven E. Lawson. May 29, 2017)

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Photographs

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Pedalboard. Photograph by Matthew M. Bellocchio 2016-11-15
Console. Photograph by Matthew M. Bellocchio 2016-11-15
Case Front. Photograph by Matthew M. Bellocchio 2016-11-15
Case Side. Photograph by Matthew M. Bellocchio 2016-11-15
Organ Case. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2017-04-05
Console. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2017-04-05
Builder's Nameplate. Photograph by Len Levasseur 2017-04-05

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Stoplist

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  • Original document from Matthew M Bellocchio.. Source: Stoplise take from the console.

  • Lyons, NY
    Grace Episcopal
    
    Built 1840 Henry Erben (I/9)
    
    Rebuilt ca. 1900 C. E. Morey (II/14)
    
    Rebuilt 1978 Andover Organ Co. (II/17)
    
    Manuals - CC-f3 (54 notes); Pedals CC-d1 (27 notes)
    
    GREAT
    [8’] Open Diapason
    [8’] Stop’d Diapason Bass
    [8’] Stop’d Diapason Treble
    [8’] Dulciana
    [4’] Principal
    [4’] Flute
    [2 2/3’] Twelfth
    [2’] Fifteenth
    [III] Mixture
    
    SWELL
    [8’] Sw. Stop’d Diapason
    [4’] Sw. Flute
    [2’] Sw. Flageolet
    [1 1/3’] Sw. Quint
    [II] Sw. Sesquialtera BASS
    [II] Sw. Sesquialtera TREBLE
    Tremolo
    
    PEDAL
    [16’Bourdon]
    
    COUPLERS
    Coupler Sw. to Gr.
    Coupler Sw. to Ped.
    Coupler Gr. to Ped.
    
    
    		
  • Original document from Matthew M Bellocchio.. Source: Stoplise take from the console. Plain text; will open in a new window or tab.